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Gauntlet II (Amiga)

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Description

Gauntlet II is very similar to its predecessor. Up to four players (a wizard, a warrior, an elf, and a valkyrie) make their way through various mazes, collect treasures and magic potions, and fend off assorted creatures and ghosts.

Screenshots

Gauntlet II Amiga Some of the objects in the game
Gauntlet II Amiga Title screen
Gauntlet II Amiga The first level
Gauntlet II Amiga Collect food to increase health

Alternate Titles

  • "圣铠传说II" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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Best of the series? 6 AaronGamer (42)
Jun 11, 2011
Pending correction 3 Indra is here (19677)
May 06, 2011

Trivia

1001 Video Games

The Arcade version of Gauntlet II appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Cuntlet 2

A hex-edited, X-rated copy of the MS-DOS version of this game circulated underground under the name Cuntlet 2. As well as an explicit title screen (liberating the the valkyrie of her constrictive loincloth), enemy sprites were changed (to predictably "hilarious" things like bums, dildos, and of course the Death Penis) and "IT" (the communicable monster-attractor) was tastefully renamed "AIDS." Instead of leaving behind a key ring upon character death, instead in your wake is left a wet puddle on the sheets.

Finally, the pedestrian Barbarian, Elf, Valkyrie, and Wizard found themselves renamed Adonis the Love God, Queer the Fag, Venus the Whore, and Moon Beam the Hippy, respectively.

Speech

Gauntlet II featured digitized sounds through the PC internal speaker. Some packages also included a Tandy SL / TL upgrade which took advantage of the digital sound capabilities of these computers (The SL / TL disk was also available from Mindscape if the package didn't include it. It seems inclusion of the enhanced sound disk was random)

Information also contributed by Pseudo_Intellectual
Servo (55897) added Gauntlet II (Amiga) on Dec 20, 2002
Other platforms contributed by B.L. Stryker (20706), Quapil (4742), Weird Ed (15), Martin Smith (63168), Pseudo_Intellectual (44379), Servo (55897) and vedder (20150)